Lot 39 (Jewellery and Silver, 21st November 2017)
A Victorian gold, opal and diamond closed crescent brooch,
with a row of graduated oval, cabochon opals. Sets of three graduated rose cut diamonds all claw set to a scalloped gallery with a line of graduated rose cut diamonds to the crescent tips,, with a plain pin and later revolving roller catch fitted. Tested as approximately 15ct gold. 32 x 30mm, 4.55g
Sold for £460
One end of the crescent pushed further in towards the centre.
x1 opal has two small conchoidal chips.